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Suspect in Newport Beach homicide vanishes; warrant issued
Suspect in Newport Beach homicide vanishes; warrant issued

A Newport Beach businessman accused of murdering his wife in their Newport Coast home and then dumping her body in a trash bin near the Mexican border has vanished, according to court records. Peter Gregory Chadwick, 50, had been free on $1-million bail following the 2012 slaying of his wife. On Wednesday, an Orange County judge issued a warrant for Chadwick’s arrest. The businessman faces a single murder charge for allegedly strangling Quee “Q.C.” Chadwick, 46, and dumping her body in a trash bin in San Diego County. He’s been free on bail since December 2012, when prosecutors dropped a charge that the killing was motivated by financial gain. Officials...

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